VIDEO: Making Memories in Boat Parade Season

From Middle River down to Yorktown, the Chesapeake Bay owns the lighted boat parade tradition. So what does it take to get the family boat parade-ready? Cheryl Costello gets on board for the decorating process. Watch below:

Here is a list of lighted boat parades up and down the Bay this year. Shoot us an email if we missed yours!

Baltimore
Dec. 7, Fells Point to the Inner Harbor,
6 p.m. facebook.com/FellsPointYachtClub/

Pasadena
Nov. 30, starts at the Broken Oar in Glen Burnie,
 5 p.m. https://www.facebook.com/events/436043807017075/

Middle River
Nov. 30, starts at Riverwatch Marina,
 5 p.m. baltimoreboatingcenter.com

Potomac River
Dec. 3, Tall Timbers Marina, Tall Timbers, Md. 5 p.m. talltimbersmarinasomd.com

Annapolis
Dec. 14, Eastport Yacht Club,
6 p.m.  https://www.eastportyc.org/lights-parade

Deale
Dec. 5, Rockhold Creek,
6:30 p.m.  https://www.facebook.com/events/2404316269831313/

Solomons
Dec. 7, Patuxent River, Solomons, Md.
6:30 p.m. solomonsmaryland.com

Tilghman
Dec. 14, The Narrows, Tilghman, Md.
7 p.m. phillipswharf.org

Wicomico River
Nov. 30, Downtown Salisbury Riverfront,
5 p.m. wicomicoyachtclub.com

VIRGINIA
Alexandria
Dec. 7, Alexandria Marina, Alexandria, Va.,
 5:30 p.m. visitalexandriava.com

Colonial Beach
Dec. 7, Potomac River, Colonial Beach, Va.
5 p.m. colonialyachtclub.org

Hampton River
Dec. 13, Downtown Hampton waterfront.
6 p.m. downtownhampton.com

Yorktown
Dec. 7  Yorktown, Va.,
7 p.m. yorkcounty.gov

WASHINGTON, D.C.
The Wharf
Dec. 7, The Wharf Marina,
6 p.m. wharfdc.com